Is the glass half empty or half full? CTC research shows that one in five travel buyers see an immediate return to corporate travel with more than half seeing a return in less than six months

Right now we are seeing an enormous amount of information on traveller sentiment, but the material is in reality actually creating more questions than providing…..

How long is a piece of string? Big hotel group leaders offer mixed views on the recovery of business travel

There are clear signs that the hotel industry has adapted to the ‘new normal’ and occupancy levels are generally moving in the right direction, albeit…..

DATA SPOTLIGHT: South Korea

This year The Blue Swan Daily will feature some of the leading airlines, airports and country markets for air travel. Here, using the extensive profile insights available…..

Asian countries dominate among those with the most citizens confident in travelling in the ‘new normal’ where contactless experiences dictate sentiment

Asian travellers are showing more confidence about travelling in the new normal than their western counterparts, according to a recent global study conducted by social…..

Air Canada believes return of business travel is a ‘moving target’ that remains tough to pinpoint

Air Canada is joining a chorus of airlines worldwide in determining a rebound in business travel is tough to pinpoint as many corporations push back…..

CHECK IN! – latest hotel highlights from across the globe

The Blue Swan Daily brings you the first of this week’s round up of some of the latest accommodation news from across the globe. Hyatt grows…..

DATA SPOTLIGHT: SpiceJet

This year The Blue Swan Daily will feature some of the leading airlines, airports and country markets for air travel. Here, using the extensive profile insights available…..

World’s top 25 most valuable airport brands could lose up to 20% of their value from Covid-19

The value of a successful brand is of course to help make money. Huge investments are made whenever a company decides to rebrand. The costs…..

Travel spend in the US continues to rise with a second week of upward growth, although just +2% rise on last week. Air travel increases by +4.5%

The latest report issued by Tourism Economics for the US Travel Association for the week ending 01-Aug-2020 illustrates US travel spend is continuing to rise…..

Bow-Tie Briefing – never give up, never despair (Part 2)

Dear travel managers, corporate travel industry partners and road warriors from all around the world, First things first, my heartfelt gratitude for all the kind…..